Lincoln Memorial 200th Birthday Ceremony
Entertainment included nineteenth century popular and patriotic music performed by military bands.
A ceremony “Commemorating the 200th Anniversary of the Birth of President Abraham Lincoln” was held by the National Park Service and the Abraham Lincoln Bicentennial Commission on the plaza of the Lincoln Memorial on the National Mall. Wreaths were laid and school children recited the Gettysburg Address.
Entertainment included nineteenth century popular and patriotic music performed by military bands. close
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Daniel P. Coughlin Chaplain U.S. House of Representatives
Dick Durbin U.S. Senator (Class 2) [D] Illinois
Michael Feinstein Entertainer
Nikki Giovanni Poet
Harold Holzer Co-Chair Lincoln (Abraham) Bicentennial Commission
Ken Salazar Secretary Department of the Interior
Ken Schaeffer Commander in Chief Military Order of the Loyal Legion of the U.S.
Frank J. Williams Commissioner Lincoln (Abraham) Bicentennial Commission
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